Greetings from Flaura in Byumba, in the north of Rwanda! Flaura is a young single entrepreneur of 22. She runs her own "cantine" (small shop) and sells drinks and food in a Catholic center.
She has been in a credit association and employs 2 people to help her run the business. She is requesting a loan worth 519,175 Frws to expand her business by buying more soft drinks, food, etc. The loan repayment period is 8 months.
About Vision Finance Company s.a – Rwanda (VFC)
Vision Finance Company, soon to be known as Vision Fund Rwanda (VFR), is the microfinance subsidiary of World Vision and is one of the largest microfinance institutions serving rural underprivileged communities in Rwanda, many of which do not have access to formal financial services.
VFC serves people and communities that are economically productive but low-income, especially in very rural areas. This includes small business owners and salary earners who are looking for opportunities to provide better lives for their families and a promising future for their children.